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synonyms for roan

  • horse
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How to use roan in a sentence

And "how Lem Wheeler, while out hunting that roan steer o' hisn, had heard a moanin' an' a wailin' under the bluff."
THE SHEPHERD OF THE HILLSHAROLD BELL WRIGHT
They saw a number of ponies tied at one end of the camp, and among them they identified the piebald and the roan.
THREE SIOUX SCOUTSELMER RUSSELL GREGOR
For fear of it he raced the tall roan furiously through the night.
RIDERS OF THE SILENCESJOHN FREDERICK
He had to place the muzzle of the gun against the roan's temple and pull the trigger.
RIDERS OF THE SILENCESJOHN FREDERICK
One on a big sorrel and the other on a roan with white stockings on the front feet?
THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
As a pitcher, a weaver, a sunfisher, this roan had no equal.
THE HIGHGRADERWILLIAM MACLEOD RAINE
The Contessa di Lucoli passed in her dog-cart, driving a big roan.
THE CHILD OF PLEASUREGABRIELE D'ANNUNZIO
A great roan stallion, bridled but without a saddle, materialized.
A WORLD CALLED CRIMSONDARIUS JOHN GRANGER
He was a big man, young but already florid with what Ward had always thought of as a roan complexion.
WHAT ROUGH BEAST?JEFFERSON HIGHE
"Old Calamity" was a roan, with one wicked white eye, that in his best days had done a hundred miles in ten hours.
SEVENOAKSJ. G. HOLLAND
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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